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The Graduate School Student Forum (GSSF) meets regularly to discuss academic and non-academic matters relating to the Graduate School, including student-led research initiatives and use of facilities.

The GSSF has a Chair and each School is represented by a postgraduate research student. Further information on the structure of the GSSF can be found in the following document:

Terms of Reference [PDF, 335KB]

If you would like to be involved in the GSSF, or would like to add an item to the agenda for the next meeting, please contact the Graduate School on Information on the duties and responsibilities of GSSF members can be found below.

Recent progress and outcomes from meetings and initiatives can be found here:

Progress and Outcomes [PDF, 340KB]

Dates of future meetings



Arts 01.06



Arts 01.06



Arts 01.06



Arts 01.06


GSSF Members and Regular Invitees

Representatives of the Graduate School Student Forum

School of Art, Media and American Studies

School of History

School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies

School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing

Work Area Representatives

  • Beverley Youngman (HUM)
  • Briony Hannell (PPL)


  • John Turnpenny (AD PGR)
  • Grant Young (Faculty Librarian)
  • Martin Marko (PG Education Officer at UUEAS)
  • Rosemary Bass (Careers)
  • Alison Henry (PGR)
  • Louise Atherton (HUM)
  • Matthew Sillence (HUM)
  • Beverley Youngman (HUM)